Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Official Call to 2012 Fall Conference Michigan Legion

Official Call
Annual Fall Conference
American Legion, Department of Michigan
September 21-23, 2012
Boyne Highlands
Harbor Springs, Michigan

State Commander Thomas G. Brown

Purpose:  To implement plans for the new American Legion year and otherwise conduct the business of the American Legion, Department of Michigan, through meetings of the Department Executive Committee, taking reports from called Department Committees and Chairmen, presenting public recognition awards, and conducting a variety of applicable Schools of Instruction.

Aside from the Department Executive Committee, only the Department Committees and Chairmen listed below are called to officially participate in the Fall Conference. See Program Book for all specific locations.

Registrations • Registration fee of $15.00 will be charged to all delegates, alternates and guests.

Department Executive Committee Meeting:  Friday, September 21st, 4:30 p.m. 

Called Department Committee Meetings – Friday, September 21st- See schedule at www.michiganlegion.org (subject to change)

·         Americanism, Baseball, Boys State, Children & Youth, Contest Supervisory, Economic, Finance/Personnel, Internal Affairs, Leadership College, Legislative, Membership, National Security & Foreign Relations, Permanent Time and Place,  Post Development, Public Relations, Reconnect, VA & R, and VAVS/VHVS

Schools of Instruction: Saturday, September 22nd (Tentative schedule here)

Department Executive Committee Meeting:  Sunday, September 23rd, 9:30 a.m.

The American Legion Department of Michigan represents over 70,000 members in the State of Michigan. The American Legion was founded in 1919, based on “The Four Pillars”; veteran rehabilitation, Americanism, child welfare, and national security and continued above all its mission as a consumers’ advocate for veterans. For more information contact the Michigan Legion at 517-371-4720 ext 16, mark@michiganlegion.org, or visit our website at www.michiganlegion.org.